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  • Notated Music

    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (32, 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. "Encomium on music": p. [31]-32 (1st group). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Date: 1778

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  • Notated Music

    The Anacreontic song

    sheet music | 2 p., 9 1/4 x 13 in. | This is likely the 3rd issue from after 1782. "As sung at the Crown and Anchor Tavern in the Strand." Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Longman and Broderip - [smith, John Stafford] - Tomlinson, Ralph
    • Date: 178?

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  • Notated Music

    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (15, 104 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Russell, Pr. - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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  • Notated Music

    The presidents march: a new federal song

    sheet music | 2 p. | Also contains a version of Yankee Doodle. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Willig
    • Date: 1798

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  • Notated Music

    The continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fuges, and chorusses, in several parts : never before published

    print | 1 score (199 p.) ; 14 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting. Evans, 26673 (Citation/Reference). RISM, A/I/1, B2655 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere - Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1794

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  • Notated Music

    The Anacreontic song

    sheet music | 3 p., 13 x 9 3/4 in. | "As sung at the Crown and Anchor Tavern in the Strand." First edition. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Longman and Broderip - [smith, John Stafford] - Tomlinson, Ralph
    • Date: 1779

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  • Notated Music

    The Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and anthems

    print | 1 score ([2], 56, 8, 8 p.) ; 12 x 21 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group). RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1786

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  • Notated Music

    Music in miniature containing a collection of psalm tunes of various metres

    print | 1 score (32 p.) ; 15 cm. | set in score by W. Billings. (Statement Of Responsibility). Without words. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2652 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author at His House in Boston, Ne. - Billings, William
    • Date: 1779

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  • Notated Music

    The psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging pieces and anthems

    print | 1 score (104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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    Inquiry Form - Performing Arts - Ask a Librarian (Library of Congress)

    Ask a librarian: An online reference service from the Library of Congress that allows researchers to submit reference questions to Library of Congress reading rooms and receive expert research assistance (within 5 business days.)

    • Contributor: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang - Bodanzky, Artur - Ormandy, Eugene - Reese, Gustave - Reinhardt, Max - Sachse, Leopold - Schott, Paul - Warner Bros. Pictures - Smith, Leonard (leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip ... Korngold, Erich Wolfgang - Bodanzky, Artur - Ormandy, Eugene - Reese, Gustave - Reinhardt, Max - Sachse, Leopold - Schott, Paul - Warner Bros. Pictures - Smith, Leonard (leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip - Gilmore, P. S. (patrick Sarsfield) - Goldman, Edwin Franko - Herman, Jerry - A.P. Schmidt Company - Adams, Charles R. - Apthorp, William Foster - Archer, Frederic - Barbour, Florence Newell - Barnes, Edward Shippen - Bartlett, Floy Little - Bauer, Marion - Beach, H. H. A. - Berwald, W. (william) - Bird, Arthur H. - Bischoff, J. W. (john W.) - Blumenschein, W. L. (william Leonard) - Bohm, Carl - Chadwick, G. W. (george Whitefield) - Foote, Arthur - Friml, Rudolf - Godowsky, Leopold - Hopekirk, Helen - Macdowell, Edward - Porter, F. Addison (frank Addison) - Stewart, H. J. (humphrey John) - Wilson, G. D. (grenville Dean) - Wooler, Alfred - Moselsio, Herta
    • Date: 1905
  • Notated Music

    New-England psalm-singer

    print | 1 score (10, 109 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2646 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Edes and Gill - And to Be Sold by Them - By Deacon Elliot - By Josiah Flagg - By Gillam Bass - And by the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1770

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  • Notated Music

    Yankee doodle

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. T. Gordon - Gordon, S. T.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (29, [1], 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Without the "Encomium on music." Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Date: 1778

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  • Notated Music

    Cefalo e Procri Cantata a tre voci del Sigr: G. C. Bach, Londra 1776

    print | Autograph. Unpaged. Obl. cm. | Full score. Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Christian
    • Date: 1776

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  • Notated Music

    Judas Maccabaus / Catalog Record Only

    Oratorio in three acts. Libretto by Thomas Morell; cf. Grove music online. Manuscript. In ink. Purchase; B. Quaritch Ltd.; May 2012. German words. Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1772
  • Notated Music

    "Rear'd midst the war-empurpled plain, etc." The death song of an Indian chief : (Taken from Ouábi, an Indian Tale, in four cantos, by Philemia, a lady of Boston) / Catalog Record Only

    Caption title. For violins, clarinets, cornet, viola, tenor voice and bassoon. Full lyrics on page 2. Sonneck, Bibliography of Secular American Music, page 104.

    • Contributor: Gram, Hans
    • Date: 1796
  • Notated Music

    Judas Macchabæus. Catalog Record Only

    Oratorio in three acts. For soprano, alto, tenor, bass, violins, viola, cello, oboes, bassoons, and continuo. Vocal and instrumental parts numbered Book 2d through Book 15th. Manuscript. In ink. Libretto by Thomas Morrell; cf. Grove music online. Library has: Book 2d. canto, Book 3d. alto, Book 4th tenor voice, Book 5th basso voice, Book 6th violino primo, Book 7th violino secondo, Book 8th violino ...

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1746
  • Notated Music

    To Duncan and glory : a favorite song sung by Mr. Sedgwick in A trip to the Nore / Catalog Record Only

    Title from caption. Composer unknown. Accompaniment arranged for keyboard instrument with interlinear words. Staff notation.

    • Date: 1797
  • Notated Music

    Festo annunciationis Mariae : a 2 violini, viola, canto, alto, tenore, basso con il Fondamento / Catalog Record Only

    Cover title used for untitled and unsigned autograph. Excerpt no. 1 "Siehe, das ist unser Gott." Includes a receipt signed by G. Benda and dated by Romberg, Oct. 1, 1791; identical to the writing on ms. score. Set of parts (violin, viola, violoncello, theorbo [?], organ, voice) is added to the score, in different writing [copyist's?] .

    • Contributor: Benda, Georg
    • Date: 1754
  • Notated Music

    The most celebrated songs in the oratorio call'd Saul / Catalog Record Only

    Includes the overture. Libretto by Charles Jennens; cf. Smith. Smith, William C. Handel : a descriptive catalogue of the early editions. 2nd ed. with supplement, p. 139, no. 2 RISM, A/I/4, H 877 Staff notation.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1739
  • Notated Music

    The celebrated coronation anthems / Catalog Record Only

    Originally for chorus and orchestra; arranged for chorus, harpsichord, and violin. With: Esther, an oratorio in score composed by Mr. Handel for the voice, harpsichord, and violin. London : Printed for Harrison & Co., no. 18, Paternoster Row, 1785? Bound subsequent to publication. Smith, William C. Handel : a descriptive catalogue of the early editions. 2nd ed. with supplement, p. 152, no. 8 RISM, ...

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1785
  • Notated Music

    Solomon : oratorio in three acts : HWV 67 / Catalog Record Only

    For solo voices (SSSSMzTB), chorus (SSAATTBB), and orchestra. English words; also printed separately as a facsimile of the 1749 libretto published in London (pages xli-xlvi), and in a German translation (pages xlvii-lii); texts of the movements cut before performance and texts of the movements added later with German translations (pages liii-lv). Staff notation. Contains the 1749 version; two appendices provide movements cancelled or shortened ...

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric - Clausen, Hans Dieter
    • Date: 1748
  • Notated Music

    Citizen soldiers : a new patriotic song / Catalog Record Only

    For voice and piano. Interlinear words (1st verse); subsequent verses printed as text. Handwritten on verso of leaf: "From the composer Mr. G. Booth to Edward Mayo." LC copy has provenance of Marian S. Carson.

    • Contributor: Taylor, R.
    • Date: 179?
  • Notated Music

    Sant' Elena al Calvario : oratorio / Catalog Record Only

    Easter oratorio in two parts originally for solo voices (SSAAT), chorus (SATB), and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for keyboard instrument. Manuscript in ink. Libretto by Metastasio. Italian words. Staff notation. Replaces unk84092515.

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Date: 1777
  • Notated Music

    Judas Macchabaeus : an oratorio, in score as it was originally perform'd / Catalog Record Only

    Oratorio. English words. Full score. Libretto by Thomas Morell. Cf. New Grove. LC copy imperfect. Missing folding portrait frontispiece. Includes list of subscribers. W.C. Smith, Handel, a descriptive catalogue of the early editions (London : Cassell, 1970), p. 114, no. 4 RISM, A/I/4, H 637 Purchase; B. Quaritch; May 2012.

    • Contributor: Handel, George Frideric
    • Date: 1769